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    Mental Health

    ‘Generation Anxiety’: why are millennials so anxious all the time?

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    TV

    “This Is Going To Hurt has broken my heart”: viewers react to the BBC series finale

  • Girl tired of hard working, burnout because of work
    Mental Health

    How to talk to your manager about your mental health

Latest Stories

Sandra Oh
Celebrity

“I’ve spent my entire life trying to manage my inner panda”: Sandra Oh on her mental health journey

In a new interview, the Killing Eve actor opened up about dealing with anxiety and depression as a child.

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Lauren Geall
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Woman on Blue Monday
People

“Blue Monday doesn’t raise awareness about mental health – it harms our understanding of it”

Depression is not a one day event.

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Emily Reynolds
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All the ways strength training can benefit mental health
Strength

All the ways lifting weights can reduce stress and boost mood

Get mentally and physically stronger.

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Miranda Larbi
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Scandinavian advice for dealing with SAD
Long Reads

The Scandinavian guide to surviving the dark days of winter

The days may be short and dark, but it’s not all bad news.

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Helen Russell
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Michelle Morgan
Published

“I learned to ‘own my awkwardness’ and it helped me deal with burnout and depression”

4 steps to tackle the awkwardness that comes with discussing mental health.

A woman dealing with Christmas depression
Mental Health

How to manage low mood during the festive season

Mental health conditions don’t go away just because it’s Christmas.

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Lauren Geall
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Mental health: this candid Instagram post explains why a depression diagnosis should be seen as a positive, not a negative
Mental Health

“Why my depression diagnosis was actually a positive thing”

This Instagram post might just change how we talk about mental health diagnosis.

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Amy Beecham
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Friendship poster, the union of feminists or sisterhood. The concept of gender equality. Vector
Mental Health

This clever Instagram post nails the reality of what “mental health” actually means

It is far more complex and interconnected than people often think, says mental health advocate Jo Love.

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Kayleigh Dray
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The Way We Are: Mabel just shared her powerful advice for dealing with anxiety on Munroe Bergdorf’s podcast
Podcasts

Mabel just shared her powerful advice for dealing with anxiety

“I hear you, I see you, but you’re not in the driver’s seat.”

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Amy Beecham
Published
antidepressants highs and lows
Mental Health

3 women describe the highs and lows of taking antidepressants

How antidepressants have affected the relationships, work and social lives of three young women.

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Amerley Ollennu
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A head with tangled lines coming out of it
Mental Health

How anxiety and depression can impact your memory

It’s more common than you might think.

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Lauren Geall
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Lauren Geall
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Schitt’s Creek’s Annie Murphy gets real about the lifesaving power of antidepressants

“They truly, truly saved my life in the sense that I was not a functional human being and I was able to be a functional human being.”

Woman's body
Mental Health

“I felt numb”: women on antidepressants open up about sex

Four women share their experiences of how their medication affected sex drive.

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Hollie Richardson
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An overhead shot of a woman with a bowl of pasta
Wellbeing

Under-fuelling your body affects more than just your workout - here’s how

Missed periods, brittle hair and mood swings are just some of the side effects.

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Chloe Gray
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Run Talk Run
Wellbeing

Run Talk Run: meet the running club which is putting mental health at the forefront of fitness

Running can be a form of therapy – as Run Talk Run founder Jess knows only too well. The club uses movement to help people open up.

Posted by
Miranda Larbi
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A woman with mental health issues
Mental Health

“I was sectioned for my mental health as the UK went into lockdown”

This is what it’s like to live on a psychiatric ward during a pandemic.

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Stylist Team
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A woman looking at the window and dealing with depression
Life

4 women share their experiences of dealing with depression in lockdown

“My coping mechanisms were thrown out the window.”

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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A woman in bed with her hands over her eyes having a vivid dream
Mental Health

What’s with all the wild dreams on antidepressants?

For many, one of the strangest side effects of taking antidepressants is dealing with an influx of wild, vivid dreams. But what causes them?

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Lauren Geall
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Katy Harrington
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Why we need to talk about women and antidepressants now more than ever

More women in the UK have been prescribed antidepressants since the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic than ever before, but what are the consequences?

Gabrielle Union
Celebrity

We need to pay attention to Gabrielle Union’s perimenopause experience

The actor has revealed how her hormonal imbalance led to depression and suicidal ideation.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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